I have recently gone through a career change. I studied law at university and graduated with a First Class law degree which led me to securing a job as a paralegal. However, I learnt quickly that I fell in love with the theory side to law and did not enjoy the practical element.
I knew I wanted a career in fashion so I secured a team leader position for a high street retailer, and I was given opportunities to take out new lines. I worked in close collaboration with the visual merchandisers and enjoyed setting up new trends. I started taking pictures on my work and built a portfolio.
The position for a visual merchandiser became av